Pick a random title Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things

2016 4.2/5 NR SuperHD 78 minutes

People dedicated to rejecting the American ideal that things bring happiness are interviewed in this documentary showing the virtues of less is more.

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Joshua Fields Millburn, Ryan Nicodemus Directed by Matt D'Avella

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Language: English

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